Washoe County Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Recount upholds victory of Nevada assemblymanRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | Big News Network.com

    ... l media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. RENO, Nev. (AP) -- Washoe County election officials say a recount has upheld Assemblyman Randy Kirner's 11-vote victory over fellow Republican Lisa Krasner....

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  2. Standoff in Spanish Springs ends in suicidal man's arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... early morning hours, Sparks Police did not follow the man into the hills. RAVEN helicopter assistance from the Washoe County Sheriff's office was requested. Pilots flying RAVEN were able to locate the man deep in the hills behind the high school, in ...

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  3. Suicidal Gunman Now in CustodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | KTVN Reno

    ... officers who were in the armored car were searching for him. Sparks P.D. had to request the assistance of the Washoe County Sheriff's Office and Reno Police Department for the use of their armored vehicles to protect officers and the public. A large ...

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  4. Forest Service reviewing Incline Lake restorationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Nevada Appeal

    ... to meet with other parties with a stake in Incline Lake's future, including the Department of Wildlife, Washoe County, the Incline Village General Improvement District and the Nevada Division of State Lands "to discuss opportunities for partnerships ...

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  5. The Salvation Army Christmas Assistance Sign Ups AvailableRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | KTVN Reno

    From The Salvation Army: Registrations for children's Christmas Toy Distribution will be taken at The Salvation Army Christmas Center located at 589 East Prater Way on the following dates/times: Friday, December 12, 2014 - 9 AM to 11:30 AM and 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM Saturday, December 13, 2014 - 9 AM to 11:30 AM Closed Sunday, December 14, 2014 Monday - Friday, December 15th-19th - 9 AM to 11:30 AM and 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM Saturday, December 20, 2014 - 9 AM to 11:30 AM Closed Sunday, December 21, 2014 Monday, December 22, 2014 - 9 AM to 11:30 AM In order to successfully register, you must bring the following items: ID for head of household; proof of Washoe County residency , birth certificate or other proof of age for all children to be registered, and proof of low-income eligibility: pay stubs, SNAP card, etc.

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  6. Pot ballot measure may bring out Nevada DemocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... Wednesday to county offices statewide. More than 145,000 were in Clark County. About 37,000 were submitted in Washoe County. "Now that the petition has been submitted, the Registrar's Office has four days to submit the raw count to the Secretary of ...

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  7. Hwy. 28 near Lake Tahoe to receive $25M improvementRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    Transportation officials at Lake Tahoe are moving forward with a $25 million plan to improve the Nevada state highway along the longest stretch of the mountain lake's undeveloped shoreline. Construction is expected to begin next summer on everything from new bike paths and transit stops, to safer guard rails and better storm-water collection filters along the 11-mile stretch of State Route 28 between Incline Village and Highway 50. "This is the single most significant project on the Nevada side of Lake Tahoe in decades," said Washoe County Commissioner Marsha Berkbigler, who also is a member of the Tahoe Transportation District board.

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  8. Tahoe's $25M highway improvement plan gets boostRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Nevada Appeal

    Transportation officials at Lake Tahoe are moving forward with a $25 million plan to improve the Nevada state highway along the longest stretch of the mountain lake's undeveloped shoreline. Construction is expected to begin next summer on everything from new bike paths and transit stops, to safer guard rails and better storm-water collection filters along the 11-mile stretch of State Route 28 between Incline Village and U.S. Highway 50. "This is the single most significant project on the Nevada side of Lake Tahoe in decades," said Washoe County Commissioner Marsha Berkbigler, who also is a member of the Tahoe Transportation District board.

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  9. Link Piazzo, Reno philanthropist, dead at 95Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | KRNV-TV Reno

    Reno philanthropist, Link Piazzo, passed away Friday morning at 95-years-old. According to the Washoe County Medical Examiner's office, he died of natural cause.

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  10. on Your Side: School Safety on TrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | KRNV-TV Reno

    A News 4 On Your Side investigation has uncovered the cost of tightening up security at Washoe County schools could soar by half a million dollars. But these rising costs are not the fault of rising equipment costs, but because of a lawsuit over who should be doing the work.

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  11. Washoe County Seeks Public Input on Strategic PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | KTVN Reno

    They're asking citizens to complete a quick five question survey online which will be used to develop the county's 2020 strategic plan. They'll be accepting surveys until December 5th.

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  12. Nevada prison officials report female inmate deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    ... arrived in May at the Florence McClure Women's Correctional Center in Las Vegas after she was convicted in Washoe County District Court. She was serving two to five years for driving under the influence plus up to 32 months for attempted injury to ...

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  13. Local philanthropist Link Piazzo passes awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | KRNV-TV Reno

    According to the Washoe County Medical Examiner, Link Piazzo -- a local philanthropist -- passed away Friday morning from natural causes. He was 95 years old.

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  14. Reno Philanthropist Link Piazzo Passes Away At 95Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | KOLO-TV Reno

    The Washoe County Medical Examiner and Coroner's Office has confirmed to KOLO 8 News Now that Reno philanthropist Link Piazzo has passed away at the age of 95. Link served in WWII as a pilot and was heavily involved in high school sports.

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  15. A car drives along Lake Tahoe's east shore, near the Carson City County line, on Highway 28.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Tahoe Daily Tribune

    Transportation officials at Lake Tahoe are moving forward with a $25 million plan to improve the Nevada state highway along the longest stretch of the mountain lake's undeveloped shoreline. Construction is expected to begin next summer on everything from new bike paths and transit stops, to safer guard rails and better storm-water collection filters along the 11-mile stretch of State Route 28 between Incline Village and U.S. Highway 50. "This is the single most significant project on the Nevada side of Lake Tahoe in decades," said Washoe County Commissioner Marsha Berkbigler, who also is a member of the Tahoe Transportation District board.

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  16. Plan To Improve Stretch Of Road Along Tahoe's Eastern Shore Moving ForwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... to begin next summer on the 11-mile stretch of State Route 28 between Incline Village and U.S. Highway 50. The Washoe County Commission approved an agreement this week allocating $12.5 million in U.S. transportation funds for the project. It will ...

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  17. Lake Tahoe's $25 Million Highway Improvement Plan Gets BoostRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | KTVN Reno

    Transportation officials at Lake Tahoe are moving forward with a $25 million plan to improve the Nevada state highway along the longest stretch of the mountain lake's undeveloped shoreline. Construction is expected to begin next summer on the 11-mile stretch of State Route 28 between Incline Village and U.S. Highway 50. The Washoe County Commission approved an agreement this week allocating $12.5 million in U.S. transportation funds for the project.

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  18. Abused pit bull thriving, investigators search for suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... Donatello Drive in Sun Valley, he was found on October 30, 2014. we don't have to many instances like this in Washoe County so I mean that says a lot for our public," says Bobby Smith with Washoe County Regional Animal Services. Though it may not be ...

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  19. Nevada Inmate Dies at Summerlin HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | KTVN Reno

    ... say Denise Carlson died Thursday, October 30th of a medical condition. The 58-year-old committed from Washoe County was serving concurrent sentences of 12 to 32 months for attempted injury to property; and 24 to 60 months for driving under the ...

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  20. I-Team: Garbage hauler's recycling numbers questionableRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | KLAS-TV Las Vegas

    ... Seattle at more than 50 percent. Other Nevada communities even rank better. Douglas County is at 57 percent, Washoe County is at 36 percent and Carson City is at 27 percent. Critics say there's a direct conflict of interest for the garbage ...

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